The Resource Cause and correlation in biology : a user's guide to path analysis, structural equations, and causal inference, Bill Shipley

Cause and correlation in biology : a user's guide to path analysis, structural equations, and causal inference, Bill Shipley

Label
Cause and correlation in biology : a user's guide to path analysis, structural equations, and causal inference
Title
Cause and correlation in biology
Title remainder
a user's guide to path analysis, structural equations, and causal inference
Statement of responsibility
Bill Shipley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written in a jargon-free, conversational style, this book explores the relationship between correlation and causation. It presents a series of statistical methods that can test, and potentially discover, cause-effect relationships between variables in situations in which it is not possible to conduct controlled experiments
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
570/.1/5195
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH323.5
LC item number
.S477 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Cause and correlation in biology : a user's guide to path analysis, structural equations, and causal inference, Bill Shipley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 308-315) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 Preliminaries; 2 From cause to correlation and back; 3 Sewall Wright, path analysis and d-separation; 4 Path analysis and maximum likelihood; 5 Measurement error and latent variables; 6 The structural equations model; 7 Nested models and multilevel models; 8 Exploration, discovery and equivalence; Appendix; References; Index
Control code
ocm56416060
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 317 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511017728
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21990852
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56416060
  • pebcs0511017723

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